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Re: Words you love.

Postby Lazar » Sat Aug 13, 2016 5:10 am UTC

Sableagle wrote:"Umbra" means "shadow" and someone who's taken umbrage is usually drawn with extra shadow in anime.

That's also where we get "umbrella" (ella, ella, eh, eh, eh), the initial role of which was to provide shade.
And remember, my friends, future events such as these will affect you in the future.


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